The RMSC Science Museum and Strasenburgh Planetarium are CLOSED today (Sunday, Jan. 20) due to the poor weather. We apologize for the inconvenience.

PLEASE NOTE: there will be no overnight lunar eclipse viewing at our telescope or in the Star Theater on Sunday, Jan. 20 due to cloud cover and inclement weather. Live streaming of the eclipse should be available at:

Hours, Admission and Directions


The Museum & Science Center, Strasenburgh Planetarium, Eisenhart Auditorium, and Gannett Building are all located on a 13-acre campus just minutes from downtown Rochester, NY.
663 East Avenue (at the corner of Goodman Street)
Rochester, NY 14607


  • Take the I-490 Expressway.
  • Exit at Culver Road.
  • Go north on Culver Road.
  • Turn left on East Avenue.
  • Proceed approximately one mile to 657 East Avenue.
  • Turn left onto the campus for FREE parking.

Planetarium Hours/Admission

Please see the show schedule.


Museum and Planetarium Combined Admission

Includes same-day admission to the Science Museum and one Planetarium show.

Adults: $21
Seniors and college students with ID: $19
Ages 3 – 18: $18


RMSC Member Admission

All RMSC members receive:

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